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Ruby McKaskill Josephs passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 1, 2023, at the age of 95. Ruby was born in La Ceiba, Honduras and immigrated to the United States in 1957 and settled in New Orleans, LA. Ruby was preceded in death by her parents James Kissock and Ida Mae Ebanks and husband Clayton T. Josephs. She leaves behind to cherish her memory two loving children, Dr. Dawn J. Williams and Julius McKaskill; four grandchildren Delann (Robert), Margo (Jamaal), Monica and John; four great grandchildren, Legend, Lakyn, Madelynn and Maddox. She also leaves to mourn her memory two devoted sisters Lenna McField (Floyd) and Evelyn Grace Alexis, and a host of nieces, nephews, friends and loved ones.


  • Family and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Life on Thursday, August 10, 2023 beginning at 10:00 am at the Mount Tabor Baptist Church, 4128 Franklin Ave., New Orleans, LA 70122.






        Professional Services entrusted to Heritage Funeral Services located at 4101 St. Claude Ave., New Orleans, LA 70117.

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